Kresimir Peharda is a corporate and securities attorney. He is passionate about helping his
clients grow intelligently.
His clients benefit from his experience representing public companies and hands-on operational
experience in three start-ups, two in healthcare and one in real estate. He represents companies in
all stages of development from start-ups to public reporting companies.
Kresimir has assisted his public clients in IPOs, spin-offs, going private transactions, SEC
compliance, corporate governance, corporate reorganizations and complex financing
transactions. He advises startups and middle market companies on contracts, equity
compensation, debt and equity financing, mergers and acquisitions, and shareholder matters. His
clients have raised more than $1.5 Billion in capital through: public and private securities
offerings (including private placements and PIPEs), commercial bank loans, other asset-based
lenders, private equity firms, strategic partners, and VCs.
He also structured, negotiated, and closed mergers and acquisitions with a market value in excess
of $750 Million in domestic and international settings. Kresimir has assisted his clients in
alliance, development, distribution, licensing, marketing and sales agreements worth in excess of
He often acts as outside general counsel for private companies, advising them on corporate
compliance, board and management matters, investor relations, equity compensation, and
strategic business matters.
His practice areas include contracts, deal structure, equity compensation, governance and
compliance, financing, investor relations, joint-ventures, mergers and acquisitions, real estate,
reorganizations, securities, start-ups, and venture funding.